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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Dust puff?

Filed under pretty pictures, amateur image processing, Curiosity (Mars Science Laboratory)

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Dust puff? There is a thing on the horizon in both eyes of the rear hazcam images taken by Curiosity immediately after landing and before the transparent dust covers were deployed. The thing is not visible in later images.

NASA / JPL / Emily Lakdawalla

Copyright holder: Emily Lakdawalla

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.
Contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder. Original image data dated on or about August 6, 2012

 

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